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1. Vision and Boundless Energy Marked Life of J. C. Nichols Vision and Boundless Energy Marked Life of J. C. Nichols February/17/1950 Biography of Nichols, with photos of breaking ground at the Country Club District and as a high school and college student. Died on February 16, 1950, in Kansas City, Missouri.

2. The New Directors The New Directors June//1914 Photos of new directors of the Commercial Club Val Mintun (special agent of the Missouri & Kansas Telephone Company), J. C. Nichols (manager of the Country Club District), and R. L. Redpath (plant manager...

3. The Country Club Plaza: Gateway to the Country Club District The Country Club Plaza: Gateway to the Country Club District 1958 Illustrated map of the Country Club Plaza showing buildings and other features.

4. The Country Club District The Country Club District 1950 Map of Country Club District including Mission Hills, Indian Hills, Meyer Circle, Stratford Gardens, etc. On back is a map of the greater Kansas City area showing the Country Club district in relation...

5. Suburban Subdivisions with Community Features: Suggestions for Realtors and Community Organizations, Suburban Subdivisions with Community Features: Suggestions for Realtors and Community Organizations, as Exemplified in the Country Club District of Kansas City, Mo. October 1924 Photos and article by J. C. Nichols about the Country Club District, developed by him in Kansas City, as a paradigm for planning suburban residential districts in other American cities, showing and describing...

6. Rockhill Park Rockhill Park Postcard of construction work of Rockhill Park neighborhood

7. Plaza Pioneer Plaza Pioneer Fall 1997 Short biography of Nichols revealing relations between his family life and business life.

8. Nichols' Notion Nichols’ Notion October 2008 Feature article describes J. C. Nichols and his crowning achievement, the Country Club Plaza. Provides a brief history of his time in Kansas City and his many accomplishments throughout the city.

9. Missouri: Mother of the West Missouri: Mother of the West 1930 Description of Nichols's career accomplishments and profound influences on urban planning "around the world."

10. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town 1952 Largely a biographical sketch of Nichols's youth and how his energetic personality carried over later in business.

11. Lake Hiwassee Now a Distant Memory Lake Hiwassee Now a Distant Memory May 15, 2013 Postcard image of and short article about Lake Hiwassee, a man-made lake formerly located at 63rd and Indiana Lane in the Country Club District. The lake featured two islands connected by rustic bridges...

12. Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! Kansas City's Famous Country Club Plaza District and Plaza! 1950 [R]ecognized as 'America's greatest outdoor art gallery'.

13. Kansas City in Caricature Kansas City in Caricature 1912 Caricature of J. C. Nichols standing in front of a Country Club District home with a customer asking, "Any real estate for sale?"

14. Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men Kansas City and Its One Hundred Foremost Men 1925 Photo portrait and one page about Nichols's involvements in real estate and community organizations.

15. Jesse Nichols...and His Fantastic Idea! The Country Club Plaza Jesse Nichols...and His Fantastic Idea! The Country Club Plaza January 1, 1973 Story of the development of the Plaza from 1905 when Nichols and his new wife marked out its first subdivision, 10 acres of farmland outside city limits.

16. Jesse Clyde Nichols Jesse Clyde Nichols

17. Jesse Clyde Nichols Jesse Clyde Nichols Entry for J. C. Nichols' accomplishments and memberships, notably as appointee of three consecutive Presidents of the United States as a planner of the Washington, D.C. area, and for the Harvard University...

18. J. C. Nichols Dies J. C. Nichols Dies February/17/1950 Front page obituary of Nichols, highlighting his real estate and planning career.

19. J. C. Nichols Company: A Kansas City Original J. C. Nichols Company: A Kansas City Original July//1980 Article describing in detail the origins of the J. C. Nichols Company's real estate ventures, eventually materializing in the Country Club District and Plaza.

20. J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid J. C. Nichols Collection Finding Aid 1912-1960 (bulk 1922-1950) J. C. Nichols was born in Olathe, Kansas, in 1880 and died in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1950. He was a major residential land developer in the metropolitan area. He was a pioneer in the development of...